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Swiss keep Fitch triple-A rating

Fitch Ratings on Thursday held steady Switzerland's top AAA rating, citing its resilient economy and well-managed public finances, and kept the outlook at stable.

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US presses for tax deal with Switzerland

The United States announced steps Wednesday toward an elusive tax deal with Switzerland, as well as another with economic partner Japan.

Only a lunatic would join the EU: Swiss minister

Only a lunatic would join the EU: Swiss minister

Nobody in their right mind would consider joining the European Union in its current state, Switzerland’s defence minister believes.

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Swiss state placing younger kids in homes

Nursery aged children are increasingly being placed into care homes in Switzerland, experts say.

 

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US slams Switzerland on human trafficking

A report from the US has criticized Switzerland for not doing enough to meet international standards to combat human trafficking.

Drugs at work: ‘I’ve never seen a clean trader’

Drugs at work: ‘I’ve never seen a clean trader’

More and more Swiss workers are resorting to drugs to improve their performance, according to a new study.